Sep 29, 2022  
2020-2021 CATALOG 

Early Childhood Education, A.A.S.

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Associate of Applied Science Degree

The A.A.S. in Early Childhood Education prepares the student for a career in child care and early education. The program includes both educational theory and the practical application of learning. Graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to deliver appropriate programming for young children (birth through age 8) and their families.

The Early Childhood A.A.S. degree is also offered online at Chattanooga State by way of the TneCampus. For more information, see an Early Childhood Education Program Advisor in the Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences or write to the Chattanooga State TNeCampus contact -

Technical Certificate

Early Childhood Education Technical Certificate   

Career Opportunities

Child care teacher, child care director*, family/group child care owner, school age care teacher, assistant director, teacher's assistant (Pre K-4), substitute teacher (public/ private), entry level position in designated child and family welfare agencies.

*This job also requires some successful job experience.

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